IMPORTANT MESSAGE RE: CORONAVIRUS
AS A PRECAUTION ONLY, the Practice has taken the decision to ask ALL patients NOT to attend the Surgery at any time.
All appointments will now move to telephone triage, if necessary the Doctor will arrange an appointment for you to be seen.
If you already have an appointment booked these will also move to telephone triage ONLY.
To book a telephone triage appointment, arrange for your prescription to be delivered to a pharmacy or any other query please contact Reception on 01375 480000
Please bear with us if the telephone lines are busier than usual.
Please use E-consult if at all possible (see link on website)
DUE TO THE CURRENT CORONAVIRUS SITUATION, ALL APPOINTMENTS BOOKED VIA OUR ONLINE FACILITY ARE TRIAGE APPOINTMENTS AS SUCH YOU WILL RECEIVE A TELEPHONE CALL FROM THE DOCTOR AT YOUR ALLOTTED APPOINTMENT TIME. THIS IS DUE TO IT BEING NECESSARY TO DETERMINE WHETHER PATIENTS CAN ATTEND THE SURGERY OR SHOULD BE CONTACTING NHS 111.
Please ensure that you keep your mobile telephone number updated to ensure that you receive text messages from this surgery (appointment reminders, health messages etc).
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APPOINTMENTS AT OTHER LOCATIONS
Extra GP and Nurse appointments are available at a number of Hubs within Thurrock. Hubs are open 7pm-9pm every weekday and 9am-12pm at weekends. Appointments are for routine and urgent matters and are booked by contacting this surgery during normal hours or via NHS111 outside of our normal hours.
There is also a GP at Orsett Minor Injuries Unit offering a walk in service and on day appointments for urgent medical issues only. Open 11am-6pm Mon-Fri, 12-3pm Sat-Sun, appointments are booked directly with MIU (Tel 0300 300 1527) or walk in. This service is temporary and may cease in the future.
The NHS Friends & Family Test
The survey is available online. Click on the Patient Survey button at the bottom of the home page or see further information under Have Your Say.
Travel Notice - Malaria: It Only Takes One Bite!
Ensure you get advice on all the vaccinations required when you travel abroad. Take a look at the Travel Vaccinations page (under Clinics & Services) for further information. Remember to submit your travel forms at least 4 weeks prior to travelling.
Volunteers Wanted for Patient Group
Interested in becoming involved with the practice Patient Reference Group? Please see the Patient Reference Group page for more details.
Online Appointments Booking and Repeat Prescription Ordering
You can now have access to our appointments system online. By using this system you will be able to book an appointment with a GP up to four weeks in advance (no bookings for Same Day appointments).